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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

VIDEO: FALSETTOS Premieres October 27 on PBS; Watch a Sneak Peek Now! by Stephanie Wild

PBS will be broadcasting the filmed performance of Falsettos, Live from Lincoln Center on October 27 at 9pm. You can now watch a preview of the show below

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Monday, October 16, 2017

ANASTASIA Implements New Box Office Rush Policy Starting Next Week! by Stephanie Wild

Starting tomorrow, October 17 at 10am, Anastasia will launch a new box office rush policy. The production will release ten 42 tickets available at the box office each morning on a first come…

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ANASTASIA Implements New Box Office Rush Policy Starting Tomorrow by Stephanie Wild

Starting tomorrow, October 17 at 10am, Anastasia will launch a new box office rush policy. The production will release ten 42 tickets available at the box office each morning on a first come…

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British Actor Roy Dotrice Dies at 94 by Stephanie Wild

According to The Washington Post, British actor Roy Dotrice died in his London home on Monday at age 94. Dotrice has played many theater and television roles, notably Leopold Mozart in the O…

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Live Like LuPone! Patti LuPone's Former Connecticut Home is For Sale by Stephanie Wild

According to countryliving.com, a farmhouse in Kent, Connecticut that was once home to Patti LuPone is now for sale The classic cabin-style home is on top of a plateau giving it a perfect vi…

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VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Calls Trump 'Desperate Cheeto' in New Song Parody by Stephanie Wild

Randy Rainbow is at it again with another song parody, this time poking fun at the way President Donald Trump handled the victims of the recent hurricane in Puerto Rico. Check out 'Desperate…

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Sunday, October 8, 2017

Big Brother Out! 1984 Takes Final Broadway Bow Today by Stephanie Wild

Today 1984 closes on Broadway, after completing its limited engagement. Take a look back on the show's journey.

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Friday, October 6, 2017

Goodspeed's Rewritten RAGS Draws Inspiration from Lower East Side Tenement Museum by Stephanie Wild

The Day recently published an article discussing a new production of Rags that will be performed at the Goodspeed Opera House this fall. The production was rewritten to be 'equally about the…

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From Clothes to Shows- Michael Kors Has His Sights Set on Broadway by Stephanie Wild

In a recent article published by Elle, designer Michael Kors talks about his big break, his first job, and what he's currently working on. When asked about his backup plan, however, he said …

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda Writes Tribute to the Public Theater's Oskar Eustis by Stephanie Wild

Variety recently asked Lin-Manuel Miranda to write a tribute to Oskar Eustis, one of 50 people to make their New Power of New York list.

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Sunday, September 24, 2017

Happy Trails to Nora: A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2 Plays Final Broadway Performance Today by Stephanie Wild

A Doll's House Part Two concludes its run today, September 24, after 30 previews and 173 performances at the Golden Theatre. Take a look back on the play's run on Broadway below.

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Friday, September 8, 2017

Welcome Dearies! Meet HELLO, DOLLY!'s New Stars by Stephanie Wild

It was recently announced that three-time Tony winner Bernadette Peters will take over as Dolly Levi in Hello, Dolly, opposite Victor Garber as Horace Vandergelder. Ms. Peters will begin per…

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Dave Malloy is Still Processing GREAT COMET's Fate by Stephanie Wild

Vulture recently published a piece featuring Dave Malloy, creator of Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812. Malloy commented on how he is still processing everything that happened wit…

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Tony Nominee Lynn Nottage Featured on Politico's List of 50 Ideas Blowing Up American Politics by Stephanie Wild

Politco recently published its list of 50 Ideas Blowing Up American Politics and the People Behind Them, and playwright Lynn Nottage was featured for her play Sweat. Sweat focuses on telling…

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What's the Use of Wondrin? Meet the Broadway-Bound Cast of CAROUSEL by Stephanie Wild

It was recently announced that Carousel will begin performances at the Imperial Theatre next spring, starringBetsy Wolfeas Carrie Pipperidge,Alexander Gemignanias Enoch Snow, andMargaret Col…

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Sunday, September 3, 2017

Happy Trails: THE GREAT COMET Shines Last Light on Broadway Today by Stephanie Wild

Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812 closes today, September 3. The twelve-time Tony nominated new musicalconcludes its run just weeks afterthe controversy of replacingOkieriete Onao…

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017

BWW Interview: Rebecca Naomi Jones Talks Reimagined AS YOU LIKE IT, the Joy of Shakespeare, and the Magic of Public Works by Stephanie Wild

Public Works is presenting a reimagined musical adaptation of the Shakespeare classic As You Like It, September 1-5 at the Delacorte Theatre. Rebecca Naomi Jones, who plays Rosalind in this …

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Sunday, August 27, 2017

BWW Flashback: MARVIN'S ROOM Takes Final Broadway Bow Today! by Stephanie Wild

Marvin's Room concludes its run today, August 27, after 91 performances.Take a look at the show's journey before we say goodbye

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Dear Taylor and Noah... Meet Broadway's New Evan Hansens! by Stephanie Wild

Taylor Trensch, currently starring on Broadway in Hello, Dolly, will star as the title character in the Tony Award-winning Best MusicalDear Evan Hansen, beginning mid-January 2018, following…

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Monday, August 21, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Family Receive Imagen's Humanitarian Award by Stephanie Wild

Deadline has reported that Lin-Manuel Miranda and his family have received the Imagen Foundation's President's Award. This award represents Miranda's contributions to Latino culture, both ar…

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Sunday, August 20, 2017

BWW Flashback: ON YOUR FEET Will Conga One Last Time on Broadway Today! by Stephanie Wild

On Your Feet, the Gloria Estefan bio-musical closes today, August 20, after a nearly two year run at the Marquis Theatre. The show will launch a national tour this fall, with plans to also r…

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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Costumer Bob Mackie Will Return for WHEN PIGS FLY Revival by Stephanie Wild

According to the show's official announcement,Bob Mackie will be returning to New York to design the costumes for the upcoming revival of the campy musical review, Howard Crabtree's When Pig…

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Sunday, August 6, 2017

BWW Flashback: Broadway History is History- INDECENT Takes Its Final Broadway Bow Today by Stephanie Wild

Winner of two 2017 Tony Awards, Indecent will play its final performance on Broadway on today, August 6 at 300 PM at the Cort Theatre 138 West 48th Street, between Sixth and Seventh Avenues.…

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Friday, August 4, 2017

FUN HOME is Now Available for Licensing Through Samuel French by Stephanie Wild

Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori's musical Fun Home is now available for licensing through Samuel French Inc., one of the world's leading publishing and licensing companies of plays and musicals.

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Friday, July 28, 2017

Andrew Rannells Will Release Book of Essays; Shares Personal Story by Stephanie Wild

Andrew Rannells is working on writing a book of essays, as reported by the New York Times. The announcement comes following a personal story Rannells shared with the Times, about how he foun…

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Sunday, July 16, 2017

Mission Accomplished! OSLO Takes its Final Broadway Bow Today by Stephanie Wild

Today, July 16,Oslo concludes its Broadway run after an extension on its limited engagement at the Lincoln Center Theatre.Take a look at the show's journey on Broadway below

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Monday, July 10, 2017

Playwright David Mamet Will Not Allow Post-Show Talks About His Work by Stephanie Wild

The Guardian reports that playwright David Mamet has placed a ban on any post-show panels about his work, something that has become commonplace in theatres and cinemas. The license to stage …

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Friday, July 7, 2017

INDECENT Playwright Paula Vogel Talks 'Truth' of Inequality in Theatre by Stephanie Wild

'Indecent' playwright Paula Vogel recently talked with the Boston Globe about her feelings toward inequality in the theatre when it comes to women and minorities. In regards to the Tony Awar…

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Photo Flash: Mandy Patinkin Kisses the Fish at COME FROM AWAY! by Stephanie Wild

Theatre, television, and film legend Mandy Patinkin saw Come From Away on July 6, and posed for a photo with the cast after the show. Check out the photo

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Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Photo Flash: Broadway Bricks Creator Visits CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Actors Backstage with Special Legos by Stephanie Wild

Jack Abrams, creator of Broadway Bricks, custom made Legos that resemble Broadway roles, is at it again The teenrecently made specialty Charlie Bucket Legos for Charlie and the Chocolate Fac…

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BWW Flashback: Spidey Can Dance! Watch Tom Holland as BILLY ELLIOT by Stephanie Wild

Tom Holland is the latest actor to play the iconic role of Spider-Man in the new film Spider-Man Homecoming. But did you know he was a child star of Billy Elliot in London's West End Check o…

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